20 April 2020

Happiness in times of crisis

The coronavirus crisis is having a huge impact on our daily lives and on the economy. What can we do then to stay happy? Economist Paul Smeets, Professor of Philanthropy & Sustainable Finance and UM's youngest professor, is conducting research into feelings of happiness in relation to prosperity. Because of this, he has also become known as the Happiness Professor. “Many people are experiencing what is more important now than ever—having the time to be connected to one another.”